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Pondok Pengkang

Jl. Raya Peniti, Pontianak, Indonesia
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good40%
  • Average35%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
24 Aug 2016
“Really enjoy it.”
12 Aug 2016
“not as we expected”
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Indonesian, Asian, Halal
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Jl. Raya Peniti, Pontianak, Indonesia
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

A road side restaurant with origin menu of West Borneo. But poorly for me some plates are too oily.. The prawn slightly not too fresh. The portion is good for group. I like the pengkang ( grilled sticky rice filled with dried shrimp) with their...More

Thank Shinta L
Reviewed 13 August 2016

the price is too expensive for similiar food. and it's taste under the standard. the pengkang we bought from coffee shop with 1/3 price still more delicious from this.

Thank NurdinHuang
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Pengkang (previously known as "Pulut Panggang"), is a signature snack of a small town, named Peniti, about 30 minutes ride from Pontianak. It's sticky rice cooked with coconut milk and add a little bit dry shrimps, wrapped in banana leaf, served with sambal kerang (chili...More

Thank Champutok
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

the restaurant provide other food than pengkang, but I have been searching for pengkang since there's no place sell this in pontianak. totally love its texture and taste esp when it dipped with sambal kerang, absolutely deliciousooo

Thank Nova T
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

The Pondok is located outside Pontianak. It is a native building. The glutinuous rice is cooked with coconut milk and stuffed with dried ebi then wrapped inside some leaves and we can smell good aroma when we took a bite. It tastes soooo delicious. The...More

Thank Juan S
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

I went here few times before because its located just outside of pontianak. I like the smoky flavour of it. And even though i'm not a big fan of sambal, but "sambal kepah" is a dish that you should try

Thank Agus P
Reviewed 5 December 2015

If you visit pontianak schedule a time so that you can come here, it's an unique food originated from Pontianak. Taste good, served hot and the spices is really great

Thank Flerist
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Went there for tea in the afternoon after lunch at Sungai Pinyu. The place had plenty of seats and comfortable shading. As we were being seated, there was a pleasant grilled banana leaf aroma that greeted us. The main highlight were the rice cakes that...More

Thank Heri S
Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

I was here with my families during our visit to singkawang. It located on the big street city to city road and has wide parking lot. The specialities is pengkang, an traditional cake grilled wrapped with banana(or others) leaves. It has ebi inside the cake...More

Thank Nicho Y
Reviewed 13 August 2014 via mobile

Although I don't like the shrimp inside, still this is one of my favorite snack from West Kalimantan. You don't have to sit at the restaurant, I rarely do that. Buy it for snacks along the trip. To get the best taste the pengkang should...More

Thank Dewi U
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Groups, Child-friendly
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  • Address: Jl. Raya Peniti, Pontianak, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Kalimantan  >  West Kalimantan  >  Pontianak
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